Connectors (was: NEXT Color Printer find

From: Fred Cisin <>
Date: Tue Jan 1 12:47:59 2002

On Tue, 1 Jan 2002, Richard Erlacher wrote:
> > > Practical experience and hard knocks school is your best teacher
> > > , I agree. Blow up, screw up some stuff as you learn as you go on is
> > > required.
> > Does that also apply to Nuclear Weapons Engineers?
> Always has up to now ...

> Why on earth does that worry you? I routinely spray my keyboards with "409"
> and subsequently hose them off in the kitchen sink after thoroughly brushing
> them to get the glutch off. CocaCola, Beer, Eggnog, and other beverages,
> not to mention sauerkraut, mustard, and other substances you'd not normally
> apply to a keyboard have all been removed painlessly and without impact on
> proper function of the keyboard. Afterwards, I simply spray them with hot
> water and allow the keyboard to drip-dry.

I do hope that you shut-down the system before doing so.
Received on Tue Jan 01 2002 - 12:47:59 GMT

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